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Book The ARA Show hotel that fits your needs

By Steve Campbell

July 9, 2023

The ARA Show logoEveryone’s experience at The ARA Show™ is unique. Do you want to be just steps from the convention center so you can be at the trade show the second it opens? Maybe you want to experience all the nightlife New Orleans has to offer? What if you want to be somewhere in the middle, but not too close to anything specific? Are you planning to bring the family and need some extra amenities?  

Whatever your plan, you can book the hotel that best fits your needs through onPeak, the official hotel partner of the American Rental Association (ARA). onPeak offers the best rates and flexibility to make changes plus the ability to book now, pay later. More than 20 hotels are currently available to book.  

Hotels in easy walking distance to the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center include: 

  • Courtyard Downtown/Convention Center 
  • Embassy Suites by Hilton Convention Center 
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Convention Center 
  • Higgins Hotel & Conference Center 
  • Hilton Garden Inn Convention Center 
  • Hyatt Place Convention Center 
  • New Orleans Marriott Warehouse Arts District 
  • Omni Riverfront 
  • Sonesta ES Suites Convention Center 
  • Springhill Suites Downtown/Convention Center 

Hotels closer to the nightlife of the French Quarter and Bourbon Street include: 

  • Astor Crowne Plaza 
  • Doubletree by Hilton 
  • Hotel Monteleone 
  • JW Marriott 
  • New Orleans Marriott 
  • Royal Sonesta 
  • Sheraton 
  • The Westin New Orleans Wyndham French Quarter 

Additional hotels also are available throughout downtown New Orleans near shopping, world-class restaurants and historic areas. Click here to view all the available hotels and book yours now. 

The ARA Show 2024 takes place Feb. 17-21 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. It kicks off on Feb. 17 with the return of EventsU, a full day of networking and education for those in event rental. A day of education sessions follows on Feb. 18 covering key topics around both equipment and event rental plus general business information. The trade show will run from Feb. 19-21. 

For more show information as it becomes available, visit and follow the show’s social media channels Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and YouTube.